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P11 - Building and Energy System Professional Consortia (BESP)


Round 1 Funding (through 12/31/18)
Round 2 Funding (through 12/31/19)
Round 3 Funding (through 12/31/20)
Round 4 Funding (through 12/31/21)
Lead: Jon Caffery,
Number of colleges participating: 7
Colleges: Barstow, Chaffey, College of the Desert, Moreno Valley, Norco, Riverside City, San Bernardino Valley

Sector: Energy, Construction, and Utilities

  • Metrics: Enrollment, Earned a Certificate or Degree

Project Description: The BESP Consortia project is a response to the Energy Efficiency industry facing serious shortfalls in developing a skilled, trained, and available labor pool. The foundation of the BESP project is the “Expert Network” of willing and engaged ECU faculty champions that fosters a channel for stackable credentials and credit transportability across regional colleges. Advancing student success by aligning content and outcomes with industry valued credentials.

Status Update

Funding Cycle: 7/1/17 - 12/31/19

Spending as of 09/30/19

Funding Cycle: 7/1/18 - 12/31/20

Spending as of 09/30/19

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